Uncle Remus. His Songs and Sayings. The Folk-lore of the Old Plantation
Uncle Remus. His Songs and Sayings. The Folk-lore of the Old Plantation Uncle Remus. His Songs and Sayings. The Folk-lore of the Old Plantation
£250.00
New York: D. Appleton and Company. 1881.

First edition, third printing. 8vo (190x125mm) bound in 12s. pp. 231, [viii, advertisements]. Original brown cloth decorated with gilt illustration of the smoking Brer Rabbit and a black sugar cane. Spine lettered in gilt. Slight rubbing to corners and head and foot of spine but otherwise a very good, clean binding with the gilt illustration particularly bright. Eight black and white plates and numerous illustrations, by Frederick Church and James Moser, throughout the text. This is the third printing with "presumptuous" in the last line of page 9 and eight pages of advertisements beginning with a collection of reviews of this book.